MCI: District Residency Programme’ (DRP)launched for MD/MS trainees starting from 2020-2021

District Residency Programme: All postgraduate students pursuing MD/MS in broad specialities in all Medical Colleges/Institutions under the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 shall undergo a compulsory residential rotation of three months in District Hospitals / District Health System as a part of the course curriculum. Such rotation shall take place in the 3rd or 4th or 5th semester of the Postgraduate programme. This rotation shall be termed as ‘District Residency Programme’ (DRP) and the postgraduate medical student undergoing training shall be termed as a ‘District Resident’.

Dr Shami

MBBS, MD Internal Medicine (SKIMS) Specialist Physician J&K Govt Health Services

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